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West Gallery Choir sings at the National Cathedral

West Gallery Choir Evensong Prelude February 3 at National Cathedral

The West Gallery Choir is returning to the Washington National Cathedral to sing a choral prelude on February 3. The a cappella prelude includes Shape-note hymns, Gregorian chant, and 20 th century compositions by Will Todd, Patrick Hawes, Eriks Esenvalds, Bobby McFerrin and Sufjan Stevens. The choral prelude begins at 3:25 p.m. and is immediately followed by […]

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Dr. Jeremy Thompson In Concert on Opus 112

On Friday, October 12, at 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary, St. James’s Church, in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Installation of C.B. Fisk, Opus 112 presents a recital by Dr. Jeremy Thompson, Organist of First Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville, Virginia. Music by J. S. Bach, César Franck, Herbert Howells and Karl Höller. On All […]

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Join Us for Our 20th Anniversary Organ Recital

David Briggs Friday, April 20, 2018 7:30 p.m. Nearly twenty years ago, on All Saint’s Day in 1998, we debuted our newly-installed C.B. Fisk pipe organ when Virginia Whitmire accompanied the Parish Choir in a service that included Maurice Duruflé‘s exquisite Requiem. We were instantly amazed by the breathtakingly beautiful and stirring sounds of our new organ. […]

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